Digital Sports Editor

Matt Pepin

Matt Pepin is the sports editor of He was previously sports editor at, and the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., and the New Haven Register.

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108 Stitches: Thursday, Aug. 17

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

They know who they are.

Jordan Leandre on errant first pitch: ‘It just kind of slipped out of my hand’

By Nicole Yang , Staff

The 17-year-old’s misfire prior to Wednesday’s game hit a photographer in the groin.

Alex Speier

How competitive are the Red Sox? Let us count the ways

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

Since the All-Star break, the team has forged an identity as a never-say-die group.

Gordon Hayward shows off his new Celtics uniform

By Nicole Yang , Staff

The newly acquired forward posted a photo of himself in full green on Instagram.